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Rio's Turquoise Hill Unit to Sell 29.95% of Coal Miner SouthGobi

Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd. , the Mongolian coal miner controlled by Rio Tinto Group, agreed to sell 29.95 percent of SouthGobi Resources Ltd. for C$25.5 million .


Related Topix: Rio Tinto Group, Mining

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Daily Dividend Report: IBM, EXC, WYNN, ENR, CLF, VLO, CR, DK

Exelon Corporation declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.31 per share on Exelon's common stock.


Related Topix: Energy, Exelon, Energizer HLDGS, Electronics, Cleveland Cliffs, Mining, Financial Markets

Alabama Live

Alabama 'very attractive' as Southeast gains attention from international businesses and manufacturers

Business leaders who call Alabama home know how much the state has to offer in terms of economic development potential.


Related Topix: Carpenter Technology, Steel, US Governors, Robert Bentley

Northern Ontario Business

The end of Cliffs in the Ring of Fire?

A New York hedge fund proclaims it's won a bitter proxy fight with Cliffs Natural Resources to achieve majority control of the Ohio iron ore and coal miner's board of directors.


Related Topix: Cleveland Cliffs, Mining

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

For the second qua... )--Crossbar, Inc., a start-up company pioneering a new category of very high capacity and high-performance non-volatile memory, will feature its RRAM technology a... )--Ryder System, Inc. , a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain management solutions, today announced the launch of its new "Keep It Cool" ... (more)


Related Topix: Affiliated Managers Group, Financial Services, Investment Services, Media, PCS Research Technology, IT Services, Registercom, Computers, Polaris Inds, United Bankshares, Banking, Carpenter Technology, Steel

Waste Management selling subsidiary for $1.94B

It is selling Wheelabrator Technologies Inc., which owns or runs 17 waste-to-energy facilities and four independent power-producing plants in the U.S. The business also has four ash monofill landfills, three transfer stations and an ongoing development and construction project in the U.K. Wheelabrator's 2013 revenue totaled about $845 million.


Related Topix: Environmental, Waste Management, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Bradenton, FL


SDK and BIA Separations Expanding Their Co-operation

BIA Separations GmbH and its co-owner and trusted business partner Showa Denko K. K. decided to facilitate the access and secure the long term supply of the BIA Separations products and their applications in the following counties: Australia, Brunei, Cambodia, Fiji, Indonesia, Japan, Kiribati, North Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, ... (more)


Related Topix: Mining, Showa Denko KK, Oceania, Micronesia

Sys-Con Media

NioCorp Announces Board Update

Mr. Morris is currently Chairman of the Board of Heritage Oaks Bankcorp where he has been serving as a Director since 2001.


Related Topix: Mining, Molycorp, Chevron Corporation, Unocal, Energy, Oil & Gas, Elk Creek, NE

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Chicago Bridge & Iron Suffers From Uncertainty Due To Short Thesis And Sick CFO

This weakness appears due to a June 17 short report and the absence of the company's CFO on the conference call.


Related Topix: Chicago Bridge and Iron, Construction, Industrial Machines


Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend on Common Shares

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend on the Company's common shares of $0.15 per share.


Related Topix: Cleveland Cliffs, Mining

Brandon Sun

Handy and Harman fine silver quotation $23.127 oz., $743.53 kg.

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Related Topix: Industrial Machines, Handy and Harman


Macquarie Upgrades Cliffs Natural Resources

In a report released Monday, Macquarie analyst Aldo Mazzaferro upgraded Cliffs Natural Resources from Underperform to Neutral and raised its price target from $10 to $17.


Related Topix: Cleveland Cliffs, Mining

Off the Kuff

It's past time for a garbage fee

For years, Houston's Solid Waste Management Department Director Harry Hayes has suggested the city implement a garbage fee to expand curbside recycling and pay for other initiatives.


Related Topix: Waste Management, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Environmental

Seeking Alpha

Molycorp: 3 Reasons To Take A $126MM Goodwill Write-Off Now

I believe consistent operating losses call into question the carrying value of $126 million of goodwill/intangibles, if not more.


Related Topix: Molycorp, Mining

Sun Jul 27, 2014


Australia stocks retreat, with Leighton hit over results

A loss for London-traded copper helped send BHP Billiton Ltd. by 0.9%, while rising geopolitical troubles in Ukraine and Gaza drove gold prices higher, which in turn sent Newcrest Mining Ltd. retreated 3.5% after posting a 20% drop in first-half net profit, compared to a year earlier.


Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining, Newcrest Mining

Medical News

Despite public programs, food insecurity remains an intractable problem in the US

Vulnerable populations such as children, the elderly, ethnic minorities, and low-income households are disproportionately affected by food security, despite the extensive private and public food safety net in the United States, according to a new report by RTI International.


Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Food Science, Industrial Machines, RTI International Metals, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Agriculture, Science

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Carpenter Technology Ready For Demand And Free Cash Flow Growth

Carpenter's new Athens facility is close to meaningful contributions and should expand the company's revenue, margin, and FCF potential.


Related Topix: Carpenter Technology, Steel, Athens, AL, Industrial Machines, ATI, Startups, Precision Castparts, Aerospace-Defense, Universal Stainless and Alloy Products, Mining

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Stifel Nicolaus Reiterates Buy Rating for Kaiser Aluminum Corp.

's stock had its "buy" rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Stifel Nicolaus in a research note issued to investors on Friday.


Related Topix: Mining, Kaiser Aluminum

Lessiter Publications

Dealers Becoming More Cautious Heading into 2nd Half of 2014

Based on surveys of hundreds of U.S. farmers, this new report represents the most comprehensive data available on U.S. no-till farming.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Construction, Automakers, Industrial Machines, Valmont Industries, Denman Tire, Titan International

KRMS-AM Osage Beach

Electric Rate For Noranda To Be Denied

The Missouri Public Service Commission has indicated that it will deny a request by Ameren Missouri's largest customer for a rate decrease of nearly $50 million dollars a year.


Related Topix: Noranda Aluminum, Mining


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